Study on Affordable Housing

Affordable housing is an increasingly dramatic issue in Europe's major cities. People that are crucial in our lives, including nurses, educators or policemen, are often not able to afford the high rental fees and thus need to live in the outskirts and bear with long commuting times. In the mid of 2015, the Global Shapers Munich Hub supported Ananda Ventures in researching the topic of affordable housing in Germany's major cities. Ananda Ventures is a Munich based social investment fund founder by Young Global Leader Johannes Weber. We are happy to share the release of the study on affordable housing (Download here: With this study Ananda Ventures sought to prepare the ground for the creation of a new social enterprise that seeks to provide affordable housing solutions in Germany.